How to make local and international calls
Calling in Kuwait is a relatively straightforward matter. The first digit will tell you whether you are calling a landline or a mobile phone.
How to get a telephone in Kuwait
Landline telephony services in Kuwait are provided by the Ministry of Communication (MOC). Typically, homes in Kuwait should already come with the infrastructure for land line services. You will need to contact the Ministry in order to set up your account – however, this might be more difficult than it sounds.
Getting a mobile phone in Kuwait
There are three major mobile phone providers in Kuwait: Viva, Wataniya, and Zain. Each of these companies provides similar services such as voice mail, SMS and mobile internet.
How to get internet in Kuwait
Just under 40% of Kuwaitis use internet regularly. Broadband DSL, ADSL, dial-up and satellite networks are available in Kuwait.